Might want to get your fill of ham this year, because "a world shortage of pork and bacon next year is now unavoidable," according to an industry trade group.
Blame the drought conditions that blazed through the corn and soybean crop this year. Less feed led to herds declining across the
And the trend "is being mirrored around the world," according to a release (hat tip to the Financial Times).
In July, global food prices leaped 10% from the month before, according to the